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Coats of arms of Prince de Werchin and of his wife's family, the Vergy.

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Coats of arms of Prince de Werchin and of his wife's family, the Vergy.
Collection

Triumphe d'Anvers Faict pour la Noble Festes de la Thoison d'Or....

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1555
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Collection Ms. 060
Topics
Orders of knighthood and chivalry
Order of the Golden Fleece
Notes
Ownership: From colls. of Prince de Werchin; Allard Cuvillon, Abbot of Cisoing; Lammens; Duke of Arenberg. Bought for Spencer in 1961.
Content: Dictionary Catalog. Library dossier. Notes in manuscript.
Content: 1555
Content: Up to 43 long lines per page, some ruling by stylus, other not visible.
Content: Paper
Content: 30 water-color drawings and 50 coats of arms, some including human and animal figures.
Content: Water-colors and coats of arms. Gold initials on red/blue fields. Rubrics, yellow daubs as placemarkers.
Content: Jacques le Boucq
Content: Dated 1555 on f. 1; year of meeting of Order of Golden Fleece in Antwerp, and entrance of Philip II into the city. Scribal attribution according to Dictionary Catalog and modern note in ms.
Content: Account of the festivities surrounding the meeting of the Order of the Golden Fleece in Antwerp, coinciding with the entry of Philip II into the city. Diary and drawings sent to the Prince de Werchin, who could not attend due to illness.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 80807680-c61f-012f-5eb3-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1555: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. (1555). Coats of arms of Prince de Werchin and of his wife's family, the Vergy. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ecb6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Coats of arms of Prince de Werchin and of his wife's family, the Vergy.